What Sanctions Mean For My Iranian-American Family

By Mina Shahinfar, Otherwords.org -

As innocent people suffer, break-ins are on the rise — including at my grandparents’ house. “What’s wrong?” I asked my mother, as I saw her broken expression. She was on the phone, speaking with [...]

Iran Faces US Aggression And European Hypocrisy, But This Time It’s Ready

By Seyed Mohammad Marandi, Middleeasteye.net -

There is no reason to expect that a declining and desperate empire will conduct itself in a civilised manner. Iran is prepared for the worst. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani chairing a cabinet [...]

Venezuela: US Trying To Destroy Political Dialogue In Barbados

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza Wednesday denounced that the U.S. President Donald Trump administration is seeking to "destroy" the negotiations being carried out by President Nicolas [...]

(Anti)Blackness, Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution, And Guaidó’s Attempted Coup

By Layla Brown-Vincent, Aaihs.org -

On January 23, 2019 with the support of US Vice President Mike Pence, Juan Guaidó, a white supremacist, anti-people, opposition “leader” declared himself interim president of Venezuela under the [...]

American Exceptionalism And American Innocence – A Book Review

By David William Pear, Ahtribune.com -

Roberto Sirvent and Danny Haiphong have explored the albatross of myths, legends, lies and damn lies around America’s neck in their book  American Exceptionalism and American Innocence: A [...]

Crisis & Critique: Norway, Bachelet, And The Twilight Of Guaido’s Insurrection

By Ociel Lopez, Venezuelanalysis.com -

Guaido’s uprising is going through its terminal phrase. He does not yet appear to have reached his end as leader, as he still produces and consolidates an important consensus among the [...]

Mass Exodus From Venezuela: Anther Big Regime Change Lie

By Pasqualina Curcio Curcio, Redangostura.org.ve -

It is not true that more than 3 million people have emigrated from Venezuela during 2018. Donald Trump, as well as all the White House spokesmen, have said tirelessly that Venezuela is going [...]

Briefing: The Effects Of The Economic Blockade Of Venezuela

By Staff, Venezuelasolidarity.co.uk -

The U.S. has been pursuing a strategy of ‘regime change’ through destabilising Venezuela dating back to the early years of Hugo Chávez’s presidency. This led George W. Bush’s administration to [...]

Dogs Of War Howl For Blood In Iran While Americans Cheer US Bombers On July 4

By Medea Benjamin and Ann Wright, Codepink.org -

President Trump’s order to the Pentagon to have an aerial parade of military aircraft over Washington, DC on July 4 provided a history lesson of America’s war mongering in the past two decades, [...]

Urgent: Food Sovereignty Delegation To Venezuela – Witness Effects Of Sanctions And Responses On The Ground

By Staff, Revolucionalimentaria.org -

What’s going on right now in Venezuela? Come see for yourself how Venezuelans are coping with US economic sanctions designed to cause a social implosion. Sensationalized reports of Venezuelans [...]

Reading Reuters Between The Lines: Why The US Puppet President Of Venezuela Is Toast

By Roger D. Harris, Mintpressnews.com -

Even the corporate media are losing enthusiasm for the US government’s ploy to replace the democratically elected President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela with the US-anointed security asset Juan [...]

Venezuela Urges UN To Intervene Against US Sanctions

By Staff, Thequint.com -

Caracas, July 6 (IANS) The Venezuelan government has urged the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, to intervene against the US trade and financial sanctions which are [...]

‘Canada Adopts America First Foreign Policy,’ US State Dept Boasted In 2017, With Appointment Of FM Chrystia Freeland

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

The US State Department boasted in a declassified memo in March 2017 that Canada had adopted an “America first” foreign policy. The cable was authored just weeks after the centrist government of [...]

Russia’s Presence In Venezuela Helped Scale Down US Aggression

By Sputnik News. -

La Paz, Bolivia - Russia's presence in Venezuela helped scale down US aggression, according to the head of the Bolivian presidential administration, Juan Ramon Quintana. "I would say that [...]

Hope For A Breakthrough In Korea

By Ray McGovern, Consortiumnews.com -

There is hope for some real progress in U.S.-North Korean relations after Sunday morning’s unscheduled meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, largely because [...]